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Resort Offers Great Deals For All Your Back-to-School Shopping Needs

MASHANTUCKET, CT (August 8, 2016) – Just in time for the back-to-school season, Foxwoods® Resort Casino will be celebrating Connecticut’s Tax Free Week from August 21 through August 27 at the Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods. The 312,000-square-foot outlet location features upscale brands and designer outlets for adults and children alike, including American Eagle Outfitters, Ann Taylor Factory Store, Banana Republic Factory Store, Calvin Klein, Gap Outlet, Kate Spade New York, LOFT Outlet, Nike Factory Store, Steve Madden, Tommy Hilfiger and many more. Don’t miss your chance to kick off the new school year in style with the latest in fall fashion!


Tax Free Week at the Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods begins on August 21 with an exciting Back-To-School Scavenger Hunt. The scavenger hunt, which lasts from noon until supplies last, is open to children in kindergarten through eighth grade. The hunt begins at the Fox Tower and Grand Pequot entrances to the Tanger Outlets, where participants will receive a FREE Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods Backpack containing a list of clues which lead them to stores for FREE school supplies and thrilling deals on stylish clothing.
“At the Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods, we look to take the stress out of back-to-school shopping,” said John Dolishny, General Manager at Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. “Tax Free Week is an exciting chance for our shoppers to save money while stocking up on the best-of-the-best in back-to-school fashion and supplies.”
Wondering if your favorite Tanger store is participating in Tax Free Week? Wonder no more, as every store at Tanger will be joining the Connecticut-wide tax free bonanza, offering great deals and an unbeatable shopping experience across the Northeast’s premier retail destination.
“The Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods offer an unparalleled, dynamic shopping experience,” said Annette DeBois, Vice President of Retail Development & Operations at Foxwoods. “It’s important to all of us at Foxwoods that our guests have access to the best deals from the best retailers in the country during this busy back-to-school season.” 

If you’re looking for a shopping break, Foxwoods and the Tanger Outlets will be providing engaging, family-friendly entertainment throughout Tax Free Week.
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About Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc.
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. is a publicly-traded REIT headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina that operates and owns, or has an ownership interest in, a portfolio of 46 upscale outlet shopping centers in 26 states coast to coast and in Canada, totaling approximately 14.0 million square feet leased to over 3,000 stores operated by more than 460 different brand name companies. More than 185 million shoppers visit Tanger Factory Outlet Centers annually. For more information on Tanger Outlet Centers, call 1-800-4TANGER or visit the company's web site at